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Frequently asked Question for Code Enforcement

Frequently Asked Questions for Code Enforcement


How do I report a code violation?

Can I report a code violation anonymously?

Who turned me in?

Why do I have to pay penalties if I'm getting a permit to correct the violation?

What will happen if I don't get a permit and resolve the violation?

What is an abatement lien?

I didn't do the work or cause this problem – why must I pay penalties?

How much will my permit cost?

The person who turned me in has a violation on their property. Why aren't you investigating them?

How long do I have to fix the violation?

I disagree that my property has a violation. Can I appeal the staff's determination of the violation?